France

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Car crashes into bus shelters in Marseille

Car crashes into bus shelters in Marseille

Car crashes into bus shelters in Marseille

Police say they are working to find out whether or not the incident was deliberate.

Barcelona: What we know so far about suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub

Younes Abouyaaqoub: What we know about Barcelona terror suspect so far

Younes Abouyaaqoub: What we know about Barcelona terror suspect so far

Police are searching for Younes Abouyaaqoub as it is thought that he may have driven a van into crowds of people at Las Ramblas

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Migrant camp evacuated by police just one month after last evacuation

Migrant camp evacuated by police - just one month after last evacuation

Migrant camp evacuated by police just one month after last evacuation

Buses took the migrants out of the camp in Paris to 18 different locations

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

One dead after a car rams into a pizzeria in France

One dead after car rams into a pizzeria in France

One dead after a car rams into a pizzeria in France

The incident took place in Sept-Sorts, located 55 kilometres outside of the capital of Paris

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

At least 20 dead in attack on restaurant in Burkina Faso

At least 20 dead in terror attack on restaurant in Burkina Faso

At least 20 dead in terror attack on restaurant in Burkina Faso

The attack occurred shortly after 9pm on Sunday, and the assailants were killed by security forces

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Six officers were injured in the town of Levallois-Perret

Paris attack: Man shot, arrested on French motorway

Paris attack: Man shot, arrested on French motorway

Man was apprehended in northern France and police investigating his link to attack

'An international campaign must begin to end evil migrant trafficking', says MP

'An international campaign must begin to end evil migrant trafficking', says MP

'An international campaign must begin to end evil migrant trafficking', says MP

MP Charlie Elphicke says we need to work with France to send illegal immigrants back home

Soldiers injured after a car is driven into them in Paris

Soldiers injured after a car is driven into them in Paris

Soldiers injured after a car is driven into them in Paris

The incident took place in Levallois-Perret earlier on Wednesday morning

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Man arrested after Eiffel Tower incident returned to psychiatric hospital

Eiffel Tower 'Allahu Akhbar' attacker returned to psychiatric hospital

Eiffel Tower 'Allahu Akhbar' attacker returned to psychiatric hospital

The iconic French landmark was placed on lockdown after a man with a knife attempted to breach security on Saturday

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

One dead following shootout in Toulouse

One dead following shootout in Toulouse

One dead following shootout in Toulouse

The incident took place in the southern Reynerie district, and is the city's second fatal shooting in two months

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy faces criminal investigation over Qatar

Qatar faces fresh World Cup probe after Neymar coup

Qatar faces fresh World Cup probe after Neymar coup

It is claimed Nicolas Sarkozy accepted bribes to help Qatar win the 2022 World Cup bid

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Russian intelligence claimed to have used Facebook to spy on Emmanuel Macron

Russian intelligence 'used Facebook to spy on Emmanuel Macron's campaign'

Russian intelligence 'used Facebook to spy on Emmanuel Macron's campaign'

Reuters reports intelligence officials created roughly 24 fake profiles to spy on associates of the French President during his campaign

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

France wildfires: 'We thought the house was a goner', says Mike Hartley-Brewer

France wildfires: 'We thought the house was a goner', says Julia Hartley-Brewer's dad

France fires: 'We thought the house was a goner', says Julia's dad

The father of Julia Hartley-Brewer was one of the people evacuated in the Var region as a new fire erupted overnight

France wildfires: 'No one has told us anything', says travel editor displaced by flames

France wildfires: 'No one has told us anything', says travel editor displaced by flames

France wildfires: 'No one has told us anything', says travel editor

Lisa Minot is the travel editor for The Sun, and has had to evacuate her campsite as the flames spread across southern France

Earl Spencer says he still suffers nightmares of 'harrowing' funeral for Diana, Princess of Wales

Princess Diana: Earl Spencer says he still gets nightmares from funeral

Earl Spencer says he still suffers nightmares of 'harrowing' Diana funeral

The brother of the Princess of Wales walked behind the funeral cortege in 1997

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Newborn baby found abandoned in French Mediterranean commune

Newborn baby found abandoned in French Mediterranean commune

Newborn baby found abandoned in French Mediterranean commune

The little boy had been left in a bush on the southern coastal commune

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Man robs supermarket with tear gas canister in Corsica

Man robs supermarket with tear gas canister in Corsica

Man robs supermarket with tear gas canister in Corsica

The incident occurred on the French island at 8am local time on Wednesday morning

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Migrants arrested in Calais after trying to be smuggled into Britain by plane

Migrants who tried to sneak into Britain by plane arrested in Calais

Migrants who tried to sneak into Britain by plane arrested in Calais

French police were able to prevent the plane from taking off by arresting its occupants on the tarmac at a nearby airfield

Emmanuel Macron calls for clarity on murder of Jewish woman as many claim attack was anti-Semitic

Macron calls for clarity on murder of Jewish woman as many claim attack was anti-Semitic

Emmanuel Macron calls for clarity after many claim murder was anti-Semitic

Sarah Halimi was killed at her apartment and other residents claimed the attacker was shouting 'Allahu Akbar'

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Firefighters battle major blaze in the south of France started by cigarette butt

French firefighters battle major blaze sparked by cigarette butt

French firefighters battle major blaze sparked by cigarette butt

The fire near to Saint-Cannat, near to Aix-en-Provence, covered 800 hectares of land

Emmanuel Macron blasted for condemning France's role in Vel D'Hiv raid

Emmanuel Macron blasted over Holocaust comments

Emmanuel Macron blasted over Holocaust comments

Several French Twitter users are not happy with the President for denouncing the state's role in the mass deportation of Jews in World War Two

Emmanuel Macron condemns France's role in the Holocaust

Emmanuel Macron condemns France's role in the Holocaust

Emmanuel Macron condemns France's role in the Holocaust

During the Second World War, the government of Vichy France organised the mass deportation of Jewish people to concentration camps

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Donald Trump tells Emmanuel Macron's wife: 'You're in such great shape'

Donald Trump faces fresh firestorm after telling Emmanuel Macron's wife: 'You're in such great shape'

Trump faces fury after telling Macron's wife: 'You're in such great shape'

The US president is currently in Paris on a diplomatic visit

'Nice remembers' - Tributes flood Twitter to mark the anniversary of terror attack

'Nice remembers': Tributes flood Twitter to mark anniversary of terror attack

'Nice remembers': Tributes flood Twitter to mark anniversary of attack

86 people died after a truck was driven into crowds gathered to watch Bastille Day fireworks on the Promenade des Anglais

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely observed in foreign press

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely covered in foreign press

Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely covered in foreign press

The meeting with the EU chief negotiator appears to have been barely noticed by the Belgian Press and almost completely ignored by mainstream French news outlets

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

 Police officers patrol the Champs-Elysees avenue on June 19, 2017 in Paris, after a car crashed into a police van before bursting into flames. Police have now arrested an alleged Isis sympathiser in their own ranks

'Isis mole' in French police force charged

'Isis mole' in French police force charged

Officer arrested on suspicion of abetting jihadist brother as hundreds of migrants rounded up in Paris

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

One dead and six injured after shooting in France 'by gunman on scooter'

One dead and six injured after shooting in France 'by gunman on scooter'

One dead and six injured after shooting in France 'by gunman on scooter'

Extra security has now been put in place in La Reynerie

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Eight injured after shooting outside mosque in France

Eight injured in shooting outside mosque in France

Eight injured in shooting outside mosque in France

The incident is not thought to be related to terrorism, however it is being investigated by the criminal investigation department

Donald Trump could 'hastily visit UK this month to avoid protests'

Donald Trump could 'hastily visit UK this month to avoid protests'

Donald Trump could 'hastily visit UK this month to avoid protests'

A White House source has claimed there is a 'window of opportunity' for the President to visit the UK

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

Drunk train driver misses stop in France leaving passengers eight miles away from destination

Drunk train driver misses stop in France leaving passengers eight miles from destination

Drunk train driver detained after missing stop in France

A drunk train driver stopped at Saincaize, 8 miles away from the planned stop in Nevers

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

'Donald Trump's state visit was probably called off as it'd be horrid for Theresa May to be seen with him now', says former Republicans Overseas leader

Trump state visit probably called off as 'it'd be horrid for Theresa May to be seen with him now', says former Republicans Overseas leader

'It'd be horrid for Theresa May to be seen with Donald Trump right now'

Former worldwide vice president of Republicans Overseas Jan Halper-Hayes says the UK has a wounded prime minister

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Elite counter-terrorism officers to be deployed for Tour de France

Elite counter-terrorism officers to be deployed for Tour de France

Elite counter-terrorism officers to be deployed for Tour de France

Counter-terrorism officers will be deployed on the road and in helicopters during the Tour de France

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Pamela Anderson invites Emmanuel Macron to new French restaurant to discuss Julian Assange

Pamela Anderson invites Emmanuel Macron to new French restaurant to discuss Julian Assange

Pamela Anderson invites Emmanuel Macron to new French restaurant

The actress and activist has invited the French President to her Saint-Tropez pop-up restaurant to try to convince him to provide asylum for Julian Assange

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

The Champs Elysees, which culminates in the Arc de Triomphe (seen here in this stock photo) is one of Paris's most iconic landmarks

Security incident on Champs Elysees after car rams police van

Security incident on Champs Elysees after car rams police van

Witnesses reported seeing car on fire

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

McDonald's to introduce knives and forks for customers in France

McDonald's to introduce knives and forks for customers in France

McDonald's to introduce knives and forks for customers in France

Those who buy burgers from the chain's Signature range will be given knives and forks to eat their meal in a bid to keep up with competition

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

French football fans urged to sing God Save The Queen in tribute to terror attack victims

French football fans urged to sing God Save The Queen in tribute to terror attack victims

French football fans to sing God Save The Queen in tribute to terror attacks

England will play a friendly against France and the words to God Save The Queen will be on big screens, according to a French Football Federation source

The Louvre in Paris evacuated

The Louvre in Paris opened again after brief evacuation

The Louvre in Paris opened again after brief evacuation

The famous museum had been emptied of people, the reason for which is not clear

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Notre-Dame attacker pledged allegiance to Isis in video uncovered at home - reports

Notre Dame attacker pledged allegiance to Isis in video uncovered at home - reports

Notre Dame attacker pledged Isis allegiance in video uncovered at home - reports

The man, who attacked a police officer with a hammer outside the cathedral, is recovering in hospital after being shot

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

'Shots fired' at Notre Dame cathedral

Shots fired at Notre Dame cathedral 'after man attacks police with hammer'

Shots fired at Notre Dame cathedral 'after man attacks police with hammer'

The public were told to clear the area as the incident took place

Eurostar station evacuated after suspicious package is found

Eurostar station in Lille evacuated after suspicious package is found

Eurostar station in Lille evacuated after suspicious package is found

The alert was sounded at Lille station and it was temporarily evacuated

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Trump blasted for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

The US President said he was pulling out of the agreement to protect US jobs

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Dams were erected on the roads leading to the port to attempt to board trucks bound for England before the jungle was dismantled

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

135 kilograms of 'jihadist drug' seized at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

135 kilograms of 'jihadist drug' seized at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

135 kilograms of 'jihadist drug' seized at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

French authorities announced on Tuesday they had seized a large amount of Captagon in January and February

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Two men shot dead in Avignon

Two men shot dead in Avignon

Two men shot dead in Avignon

The incident took place overnight in a grocery store

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Operation Temperer - the plan to protect the United Kingdom from terrorism

What does Theresa May's terror threat level decision actually mean for us?

What does Theresa May's terror threat level decision actually mean for us?

Theresa May has become the first Prime Minister in history to implement the operation after the terror threat level was raised to 'critical'

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Woman called to join Burkini beach party planned for end of Cannes film festival

Huge Burkini beach party planned for end of Cannes film festival

Huge Burkini beach party planned for end of Cannes film festival

Businessman Rachid Nekkaz wants to celebrate the end of the burkini ban with a beach party

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Strasbourg school evacuated after bomb threat

France faces new bomb threat as Strasbourg school evacuated

France faces new bomb threat as Strasbourg school evacuated

The children were sheltered in the school's gymnasium as the authorities examined the school

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

A military exercise in the Pacific Ocean was cancelled after a French landing craft became stranded.   The incident came during a joint exercise between Japanese, British, French, and American forces.   The exercise came as the craft attempted to land on the American island of Guam in the Mariana Archipelago.  It had been meant to be a demonstration of strength to counter the growing Chinese presence in the region.   However, the landing damaged the propellor of the vehicle, which led to the exercise being

Military exercise in the Pacific postponed after French craft gets stranded

Military exercise in the Pacific postponed after French craft gets stranded

The incident came during a joint exercise between the French, Japanese, British and American forces

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Employees booby-trap factory and threaten to blow it up if demands aren't met in France

Employees booby-trap factory and threaten to blow it up if demands aren't met in France

Employees booby-trap factory and threaten to blow it up if demands aren't met

A group of employees at a GM&S car manufacturer supplier factory claim they will destroy a piece of equipment each day until demands are met

They call it puppy love - four-year-old French girl runs away from home to be with her 'prince charming'

Four-year-old French girl runs away from home to be with her nursery boyfriend

Four-year-old French girl runs away from home to 'find true love'

The little girl walked three kilometres in an hour before being returned to her grandparents

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

'Brexit is starting to resemble a coup d'etat', claims leading academic

'Brexit is starting to resemble a coup d'etat', claims leading British academic

'Brexit is starting to resemble a coup d'etat', claims leading British academic

Professor Anthony Clifford Grayling gave an interview which was published in 'La Tribune' in France

Two metre python found on a street in France

Two-metre python found on a street in France

Two-metre python found on a street in France

The female snake was found on a street in Courchelettes in the north of the country

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Far-right in France - What happens now, after Emmanuel Macron's election win?

Marine Le Pen may be beaten - but her far-right movement is still growing

Marine Le Pen may be beaten - but her far-right movement is still growing

France voted to reject far-right values and policies with the defeat of Marine Le Pen on Monday

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